Education & Resources
We support science-based research on issues related to aquaculture and are working in conjunction with leading experts in the fields of aquaculture and distance education to provide training and educational materials to the public. We also support the further application of this material in localized workshops organized by regional supporters and partners.
We recently launched our online educational platform "Global Aquaculture Academy" featuring three new courses. If you have an account already please pick a course from the dropdown below. If you do not yet have an account please register to gain access to our educational classes then visit here.
If you have an account already please pick a course from the dropdown below. If you do not yet have an account please register to gain access to our educational classes.
- Food Safety
- Seafood Safety for Aquaculture Products
- Good Manufacturing Practices at Aquaculture Processing Plants
- Water Quality in Aquaculture: An Introduction
- Total Suspended Solids Management in Aquaculture
The Aquademia Podcast
Described as the seafood industry’s top podcast
Hosted by Global Aquaculture Alliance’s Shaun O’Loughlin, Justin Grant, and Maddie Cassidy, Aquademia is your go-to podcast for a fresh take on all things seafood. The podcast aims to educate consumers and industry professionals on how seafood is connected with the issues facing our planet, what consumers can do to help, and arm them with the knowledge to make better seafood choices! Each episode features interviews from professionals of many disciplines to demonstrate how deeply seafood is connected with our world. From seafood industry professionals to environmental scientists to chefs, all voices are included, and all will find something interesting in the podcast.
The story of aquaculture cannot be told in just words alone. See aquaculture in action around the globe and hear from the people who love and fight for sustainable practices.
Aquaculture is an up-and-coming industry that many people are curious about. GAA is happy to be a resource to answer all of your questions.
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What is aquaculture and why do we need it?
How many species of fish are farmed?
Is the practice of fish farming new?
How does aquaculture help people?
How is the industry ensuring that workers are treated well?
How does fish farming affect the environment?
Does aquaculture use up more fish than it produces?
How are fish in aquaculture treated?
What do farmed fish eat?
Are antibiotics used in farmed fish?
How do I know my farmed seafood is safe to eat?
Do farmed salmon have color added dyes in them?
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